Cigarette and other tobacco products taxes; electronic transactions. (SB1021)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Cigarette and other tobacco products taxes; electronic transactions. Authorizes (i) the Attorney General and the Department of Taxation to accept electronic filing of reports by stamping agents and manufacturers and (ii) the Department of Taxation to allow electronic purchase of cigarette tax stamps. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102144D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1021)
01/17/2013Reported from Finance with amendment (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2013Read second time
01/22/2013Reading of amendment waived
01/22/2013Committee amendment agreed to
01/22/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1021E
01/22/2013Printed as engrossed 13102144D-E
01/23/2013Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/31/2013Assigned Finance sub: #1
02/01/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1021E)
02/06/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/11/2013Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2013Read second time
02/13/2013Read third time
02/13/2013Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/13/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1021ER)
02/19/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1021ER)
02/19/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
03/14/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 381 (effective 7/1/13)
03/14/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0381)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.